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EAC officials say science, technology should be priority for the bloc

Published on August 24, 2016

Maximising use of science and technology is part of the government’s agenda to increase products value addition, Education minister Papias Musafiri has said.

The minister was speaking, yesterday, as experts met to devise regional priorities in science, technology, and innovation funding workshop in Kigali. The workshop convened regional scientific bodies and commissions, under the East African Science and Technology Commission (EASTECO).

It sought to design a five-year action plan in integration of science and technology toward socio-economic transformation and sustainable development. Read more. Source | New Times